Street Department

Street Department functions including those of Streets, Refuse, Traffic and Towing divisions as well as permits issued by the Director's office.


Betherny Williams
Director, Department of Streets
(314) 647-3111 Ext. 1101
Email & full profile


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Towing Division
The City of St. Louis Towing Division's goal is to improve the safety of the City's streets by removing vehicles that are illegally parked, abandoned, or that are impeding the flow of traffic

Traffic and Lighting Division
The City of St. Louis Traffic Division maintains traffic signals, traffic signage, traffic painting and striping, and street lighting.

Street Division
The Street Division is responsible for street maintenance such as patching potholes, snow plowing, and street sweeping along with street lighting, street signs, and traffic signals

Recycling Program
Find City recycling services, drop-off locations, submit requests for recycling service and file complaints. Follow links to to learn what goes in your blue recycling bin and beyond.

Refuse Division
The Refuse Division is responsible for collection and disposal of residential waste and also coordinates efforts to reduce the amount of waste going to landfills, such as recycling, composting, and waste reduction.


If you see a condition you feel needs to be checked out by one of our crews, you can submit your request by selecting one of our servies.

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The Street Department partners with:


Mayor Tishaura O. Jones Appoints Black Women Leaders to Head Streets Department, SLATE
Jones announced the appointment of Fredrecka S. McGlown as director of the St. Louis Agency on Training and Employment (SLATE) and Betherny Williams as Streets Department Director.

Roll Cart Trash Collection Schedule Adjusted to Accommodate Labor Day September 6 2021
The City of St. Louis Refuse Division would like to remind residents with roll carts that the trash collection schedule will be adjusted to accommodate Labor Day observance on Monday, September 6, 2021.

Goodfellow Blvd Traffic Management Enhancement-Phase 4
Traffic Management Enhancement of Goodfellow Boulevard-Phase 4

City of St. Louis Offers $3,000 Hiring Incentive for Refuse Workers
The City of St. Louis is now offering a hiring incentive to fill vacant positions within the Refuse Division

City Holidays

City holidays may affect trash collection schedule.

Contact Information


Phone: (314) 647-3111
After Hours Calls Use Extension #3: (314) 647-3111
Fax: (314) 768-2888

Monday thru Friday, 8:00 - 4:30

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1900 Hampton
St. Louis, Missouri 63139

Turn East at the signal immediately North of I-44. Follow the road through 1900 Hampton gate at the bottom of the hill. Turn left at the flag pole, follow the signs to Street Dept - Permit Office.

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